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From: Johannes Schindelin <>
To: Derrick Stolee via GitGitGadget <>
	Junio C Hamano <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/3] Close commit-graph before calling 'gc'
Date: Mon, 20 May 2019 11:40:21 +0200 (CEST)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Hi Stolee,

On Fri, 17 May 2019, Derrick Stolee via GitGitGadget wrote:

> In Windows, the way we rename a lock file to replace the underlying file
> does not work when a process holds a read handle. For this reason, we call
> close_all_packs() everywhere before starting a git gc --auto subprocess. We
> also call close_commit_graph() before renaming the commit-graph lock file.
> But we don't close the commit-graph handles before running gc, which can
> cause an issue when gc.writeCommitGraph is enabled.
> This series adds close_commit_graph() to close_all_packs() and then renames
> close_all_packs() to close_object_store(). This name is more descriptive of
> its larger purpose.
> This is based on ds/commit-graph-write-refactor to avoid conflicts.

Thank you so much for jumping on my (off-list, in-team) bug report!

FWIW I integrated this series into Git for Windows v2.22.0-rc1 already.


      parent reply	other threads:[~2019-05-20  9:40 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-05-17 18:41 [PATCH 0/3] Close commit-graph before calling 'gc' Derrick Stolee via GitGitGadget
2019-05-17 18:41 ` [PATCH 1/3] commit-graph: use raw_object_store when closing Derrick Stolee via GitGitGadget
2019-05-17 18:41 ` [PATCH 2/3] packfile: close commit-graph in close_all_packs Derrick Stolee via GitGitGadget
2019-05-17 18:41 ` [PATCH 3/3] packfile: close_all_packs to close_object_store Derrick Stolee via GitGitGadget
2019-05-20 10:01   ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-05-20 11:55     ` Derrick Stolee
2019-05-28 16:29       ` Junio C Hamano
2019-05-19  2:04 ` [PATCH 0/3] Close commit-graph before calling 'gc' Junio C Hamano
2019-05-20 10:13   ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-05-20 11:05   ` Derrick Stolee
2019-05-20  9:40 ` Johannes Schindelin [this message]

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